Barminco Hemlo - Health & Safety Coordinator

21 Mar 2024
Barminco Canada

Barminco forms part of the Perenti Group, a diversified global mining services company. Barminco can offer you opportunities to take your career to the next level as one of the world's largest hard-rock underground mining companies, with operations in Australia and across the globe. The Perenti Group operates across a wide range of mining sectors and offers unique career progression opportunities.


The Opportunity: 

Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. has an exciting opportunity for an experienced underground Health & Safety Coordinator to join our team at the Hemlo Operations near Marathon, Ontario.


Working a 14-days on with 14-days off rotation or 7-days on with 7-days off rotation, this position is a "drive in/drive out" role if you reside outside the Marathon/Manitouwadge, Ontario area. 


Reporting to the Project Manager and HSE Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination of day-to-day safety initiatives. These may include, but not limited to job observations, safety audits, risk assessments and hazard identifications, emergency response, other tasks as required.


The candidate will be well-versed in Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act. R.R.O. 1990, Regulation 854. Mines and Mining Plants.


Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in Mining Health and Safety in an underground environment.
  • Underground Mining Front Line Supervisor Common Core Certification
  • Strong communications skills 
  • Strong organization skills
  • Ability to work in a cross-cultural environment 
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, influence and motivate others to shape a strong safety culture
  • Experience with Safety Management Database systems (INX software would be an asset)
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of products including MS Teams would be an asset 
  • Strong reporting and data management skills
  • WSIB certification desired
  • Experience with Underground Mine Rescue 


What we offer: 

Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. can offer you a role where you will be challenged and valued for your skills and experience. You will also have the opportunity to develop and grow your career.


We offer a competitive salary, health and medical benefits, travel allowance, meals and camp accommodations near Marathon, Ontario.


NOTE: Selected candidates will have to successfully complete a pre-employment Fit for Duty medical which including alcohol and drug screening.


How to Apply: 

Start your application by clicking on the 'Apply' button.


Please include copies of your Ontario Underground Common Core Modular Training Transcript and all other certifications you may have that is relevant to the role you are applying for.


We look forward to reviewing your application, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.